2015 Article Archive
The fellowships are among 45 awarded to students from 18 countries.
Pulmonary Hypertension Program accreditation highlights advances in treatments and research of disease
When Derrik Neal began having trouble breathing, he initially assumed it was because he was overweight. But after blacking out several times, he learned he had idiopathic pulmonary hypertension.
Technological integration places academic medical center among the “Most Wired” for fifth consecutive year
UT Southwestern Medical Center is on the national “Most Wired” hospitals list for a fifth consecutive year, thanks to its use of such technologies as databases to help physicians better identify high-risk patients and tools that keep physicians, nurse
Claudio Morales-Perez, a fourth-year graduate student in molecular biophysics at UT Southwestern Medical Center, has been selected for the Gilliam Fellowship for Advanced Study Program of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI).
Increasing the levels of a signaling molecule found in the brain can positively alter response to stress, revealing a potential new therapeutic target for treatment of depression, UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers said.
Lipid enzyme heightens insulin sensitivity and shows promise as potential therapy to treat Type 2 diabetes, study shows
Reducing high concentrations of a fatty molecule that is commonly found in people with diabetes and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease rapidly improves insulin sensitivity.
A UT Southwestern Medical Center dermatologist has improved a technique to transplant pigment cells that can repair the affected area of skin discoloration from vitiligo.
Researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center and in Australia have shown that a drug currently in testing shows potential to cure malaria in a single dose and offers promise as a preventive treatment as well.
NIH National Cancer Institute awards top-tier comprehensive status to Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center
The National Cancer Institute (NCI) has awarded UT Southwestern Medical Center’s Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center its highest designation, making it one of only 45 cancer centers nationally to receive this distinction over the past 44 years.
Awards received by UT Southwestern Medical Center faculty in June 2015.